Course Summary for Physical Therapist Assistant AAS Degree

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1st Year

1st Semester
Prefix Number Course Name Course Type Weekly Lec Hrs Weekly Lab Hrs Ext Hrs Cont Hrs Cred Hrs
ENGL 1301 COMPOSITION I ACGM 3 0 0 48 3
BIOL 1406 BIOLOGY FOR SCIENCE MAJORS I ACGM 3 3 0 96 4
HITT 1305 Medical Terminology I WECM (SCH) 3 0 0 48 3
PTHA 1409 Introduction to Physical Therapy WECM (SCH) 3 3 0 96 4
PTHA 1513 Functional Anatomy WECM (SCH) 3 6 0 144 5
1st Semester Totals 15 12 0 432 19

2nd Semester
Prefix Number Course Name Course Type Weekly Lec Hrs Weekly Lab Hrs Ext Hrs Cont Hrs Cred Hrs
BIOL 2401 ANATOMY/PHYSIOLOGY I ACGM 3 3 0 96 4
PSYC 2301 GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY ACGM 3 0 0 48 3
PTHA 1321 Pathophysiology for the PTA WECM (SCH) 3 0 0 48 3
PTHA 2205 Neurology WECM (SCH) 1 2 0 48 2
PTHA 2509 Therapeutic Exercise WECM (SCH) 3 6 0 144 5
2nd Semester Totals 13 11 0 384 17

3rd Semester
Prefix Number Course Name Course Type Weekly Lec Hrs Weekly Lab Hrs Ext Hrs Cont Hrs Cred Hrs
BIOL 2402 ANATOMY/PHYSIOLOGY II ACGM 3 3 0 96 4
PSYC 2314 Life Span Growth & Development ACGM 3 0 0 48 3
ENGL X3XX ANY HUMANITIES OR FINE ARTS COURSE AS LISTED: ENGL 2322, 2323, 2327, 2328, 2332, 2333 ACGM 3 0 0 48 3
PHIL X3XX or ANY HUMANITIES OR FINE ARTS COURSE AS LISTED: PHIL 1301, 2306 ACGM 3 0 0 48 3
X X3XX or ANY HUMANITIES/FINE ARTS COURSE AS LISTED: ARTS 1301, 1303, 1304; DRAM 1310, 2361, 2362, 2366; MUSI 1301, 1306, 1308, 1310 ACGM 3 0 0 48 3
PTHA 1431 Physical Agents WECM (SCH) 3 3 0 96 4
PTHA 2301 Essentials of Data Collection WECM (SCH) 2 2 0 64 3
3rd Semester Totals 14 8 0 352 17

2nd Year

1st Semester
Prefix Number Course Name Course Type Weekly Lec Hrs Weekly Lab Hrs Ext Hrs Cont Hrs Cred Hrs
PTHA 1266 Practicum (or Field Experience) - Physical Therapist Assistant WECM (SCH) 0 0 15 240 2
PTHA 2431 Management of Neurological Disorders WECM (SCH) 3 3 0 96 4
PTHA 2435 Rehabilitation Techniques WECM (SCH) 3 3 0 96 4
1st Semester Totals 6 6 15 432 10

2nd Semester
Prefix Number Course Name Course Type Weekly Lec Hrs Weekly Lab Hrs Ext Hrs Cont Hrs Cred Hrs
PTHA 2266 Practicum (or Field Experience) - Physical Therapist Assistant WECM (SCH) 0 0 15 240 2
PTHA 2267 Practicum (or Field Experience) - Physical Therapist Assistant WECM (SCH) 0 0 15 240 2
PTHA 2239 Professional Issues WECM (SCH) 2 0 0 32 2
2nd Semester Totals 2 0 30 512 6
Program Totals 50 37 45 2112 69

Approved September 12, 2014